L&S Graduate Student Research Opportunities: Graduate Funding Opportunities

This is a summary of possible funding for graduate students from UW, Federal and National funding opportunities.

Pre Award Contacts:
Kelly Mallon kelly.mallon@wisc.edu 608-890-3044
Sheila Hayden    sheila.hayden@wisc.edu 608-265-9655

UW Madison Fellowships
: AOF, Chancellor's, Dickie, Straka, University and Wisconsin Distinguished Graduate Program

UW Scholarship Application


 T32 several UW  DDRIG  Fellowships  NNF  NNSA SSGF  NDSEG  Fellowships
 F31 Fellowships  DDRI      DOE CSGF    
 R36 Dissertation awards (agency specific) GRFP          

National Competitive Fellowships and Grants

American Educational Research Association Dissertation Grants
GEM Fellowships: enables qualified students from underrepresented communities to pursue graduate education in applied science and engineering.

Microsoft PhD Fellowship Program
Spencer Dissertation Fellowships.
Woodrow Wilson Dissertation Fellowships in Women’s Studies
American Association of University Women (AAUW) Fellowships
Ford Foundation Fellowships
National Physical Science Consortium Graduate Fellowships
Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship: supports the final year of work on Ph.D. dissertations dealing with ethical or religious values in fields across the humanities and social sciences.

Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans: program honors the contributions of immigrants and children of immigrants to the United States.

International Dissertation Research Fellowship (IDRF): The Mellon International Dissertation Research Fellowship (IDRF) offers 9 to 12 months support to graduate students in the humanities and humanistic social sciences who are enrolled in PhD programs in the United States
and conducting dissertation research on non-US topics.

P.E.O. (Philanthropic Education Organization) Women Helping Women: several opportunities
Facebook Fellowship Link Foundation Fellowships in Advanced Simulation and Training Boren Fellowships: U.S. graduate students to study less commonly taught languages in world regions critical to U.S. interests, and underrepresented in study abroad, including Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East.
Smithsonian Fellowship Opportunities National Research Council Graduate Fellowships Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC) Graduate Fellowships Bradley Foundation Fellows Google Fellowship Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation